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34th Annual San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2024 w/ Herbie Hancock and More

August 9 - August 11

San Jose Jazz Festival 2024

One of the world’s great urban jazz festivals” (DownBeat Magazine), San Jose Jazz Summer Fest, returns to Plaza de César Chávez from Friday, August 9 – Sunday, August 11, 2024, turning the heart of downtown San Jose into an immersive cultural mecca. San Jose Jazz officially announces today that piano/keyboard legend Herbie Hancock headlines this year’s SJZ Summer Fest while also unveiling the first round of confirmed artists set to appear at SJZ Summer Fest, including highlights such as soul/funk group Maze Honoring Frankie Beverly, gospel/jazz organ prodigy Cory Henry, funk stalwarts The Family Stone, two hot New Orleans acts: the trumpet sensation Shamar Allen and next generation second line group New Breed Brass Band, and vocal powerhouse from 20 Feet From Stardom fame Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton, among many other exciting artists.


34th Annual San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2024
When: August 9 – 11, 2024
Where: Plaza de César Chavez Park, San Jose, CA
More info:; 408.288.7557
Ticket Info:
3-Day Pass Adult PRIORITY ACCESS ($310 Early Bird; $325 Advance; $380 Gate)
Access to all stages, Fri-Sun, Aug 9-11 and to Priority Seating area in front of the Main Stage with an exclusive attached bar plus Priority, “first-in” access to indoor stages, 15 minutes before downbeat. If the venue is full when you arrive, you’ll be the first to get in when seats are available.
3-Day Pass Adult ALL STAGES ($125 Early Bird; $140 Advance; $170 Gate)
Basic access to all stages, Fri-Sun, Aug 9-11. Access to indoor stages after Priority Access and VIP ticket holders are seated
3-Day Pass Adult GENERAL ADMISSION (GA) ($105 Early Bird; $110 Advance; $130 Gate)
Basic access all outdoor stages, including the Main Stage, Aug 9-11
3-Day Pass Child ($30)
Admission to SJZ Summer Fest, Fri-Sun, Aug 9-11 for children aged 5-12. Children must be accompanied by a ticketed adult, and access will match that of the adult.


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